Asus VivoTab Note 8 running Windows 8.1 with Wacom digitizer stylus announced

While Asus has unveiled the ZenFone smartphone range, it also introduced a new Windows tablet that comes with a stylus for more comfort – the Asus VivoTab Note 8.


The Asus VivoTab Note 8 is designed for one-hand usage and has comparatively slim bezels. The device has an 8 inch display with 1280 x 800 pixels resolution. The tablet is powered by Intel’s latest quad core Atom Z3740 processor which is clocked at 1.8 GHz along with 2 GB of RAM and 32 GB of internal storage. There is also dedicated Intel HD graphics support.

The Asus VivoTab Note 8 has a 5 MP rear facing camera and a front facing HD camera. The tablet has two rear stereo speakers using the SonicMaster audio technology. The device comes with the integrated Wacom digitizer stylus pen which offers over a thousand levels of pressure sensitivity for comfortable usage. The tablet runs on the Windows 8.1 OS and comes pre-loaded with Microsoft Office Home and Student edition. The device is priced at $299.

Specs of the Asus VivoTab Note 8:

  • 8 inch display
  • 1280 x 800 pixels resolution
  • 1.8 GHz quad core Intel Atom Z3740 processor
  • Intel HD Graphics
  • 2 GB RAM
  • 32 GB internal memory
  • 5 MP primary camera
  • HD front facing camera
  • Windows 8.1 OS
  • 15.5 WHr battery